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Ibe Kachikwu: Nigeria’s daily oil production expected to rise to 2.2 mbd in early...

Nigeria’s oil production is set for a timely boost, climbing to around 2.2 million barrels per day (mbd) by early 2019 with the start-up of the giant 200,000 barrels per day (bd) Egina field, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said.
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Ibe Kachikwu: President Buhari has never called me to allocate oil blocks, contracts

President Muhammadu Buhari has in the last three years not made attempts to get the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, to discretionarily allocate oil blocks or contracts to any of his associates, the minister claimed Tuesday.

Ibe Kachikwu: Why federal govt has not conducted bid rounds for marginal oil fields

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said the federal government is yet to conduct the bid rounds for marginal oil fields because it is still awaiting approval of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Ibe Kachikwu: Petrol queues may not disappear soon

The queues for Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, in some parts of the country may not go away soon, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, said on Thursday.

Minister Ibe Kachikwu reels out gains of oil, gas road map

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, said the Launch of the Oil and Gas road map tagged “7 BigWins’’ has brought about many development in the oil and gas sector in the country.

Ibe Kachikwu explains delays in FID for $13.5bn Zabazaba oilfield

The oilfield is being developed jointly by the Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited and Shell Petroleum Exploration and Production Company at a cost of $13.5 billion.

Malabu scandal: AGF Abubakar Malami writes President Buhari over Bello Adoke, Diezani Alison-Madueke, others’...

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has written to President Muhammadu Buhari, urging him to back off on his administration’s legal battles against the principal actors in the controversial Malabu Oil deal.

No upward review of Egina project budget – Total

Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI) said the budgeted cost for the Egina project since the final investment decision made in 2013 was not reviewed upwards.

Federal govt moves to amend deep offshore act

The Deep Offshore and Inland Basins PSC Act was enacted in 1993 to provide the fiscal framework for foreign investments in deep offshore and inland basin acreages in the oil and gas sector.

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